Some personalities mix as well with people as they do with covalent compounds. A degree in Chemical Sciences allows you to apply a solid background in chemistry, grounded with Xavier's classic liberal arts to create the foundation for a rewarding, constantly challenging career in business, manufacturing, medicine and more.
Placement rate among Xavier Chemical Science graduates
Get a great job after graduation
Xavier's Department of Chemistry is both nationally ranked and approved by the American Chemical Society Committee on Professional Training.
Check out our 160+ clubs and organizations on campus, like the Alchemyst Club, where you can share your passion for chemistry and take part in activities including tutoring, volunteering and social events.
At Xavier, classes are never taught by teaching assistants. Plus, tutors and peer-led instructors for each lecture are available to make sure you always understand your coursework.
Labs on campus
Average size of classes
Medical School acceptance rate (compared to 45% nationally)
Graduates go on to work at top companies like
Cincinnati Children's Hospital
Eli Lilly Pharmaceuticals